Carolina Hurricanes vs. Minnesota Wild - Compuware NHL Premiere
HELSINKI, FINLAND - OCTOBER 7: Eric Nystrom #23 of the Minnesota Wild checks Erik Cole #26 of the Carolina Hurricanes at the Hartwall Areena during the 2010 Compuware NHL Premiere game on October 7, 2010 in Helsinki, Finland. (Photo by Matti Matikainen/NHLI via Getty Images)
That's a really tough thing to play through; when you finally are thrown out there, the game is fast, intense, every single play matters, you've got to find a way to play through that and make smart plays. So it's a huge testament to [Vermette] and some other individuals in our locker room that are putting their own ego, their own wants and needs aside, and are ready for those opportunities when they do come.
— Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews on teammate Antoine Vermette, who returned from being a healthy scratch in Game 3 to score the double-overtime winner in Game 4